Gaziano & Girling Appreciation & Shoe Appreciation Thread (including reviews, purchases, pictures, e

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by luk-cha, Apr 7, 2011.

  1. Saratorial_Splender

    Saratorial_Splender Senior member

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    On their way from Nick

    Windsor Deco last in Racing Green calf

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    Deco Uppingham/ Wilshire combination in Vintage Cedar

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    Mayfair in Espresso calf

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  3. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    Saratorial_Splender, those are some very creative and lovely combinations. very well done.
     


  4. JubeiSpiegel

    JubeiSpiegel Senior member

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    Indeed, love that Uppingham style captoe.

    Have been thinking of a Oakham MTO, and can't decide between the Uppingham style captoe or a simple medallion. I'll post some concept pics later...
     


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    Saratorial_Splender Senior member

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    Thank you. I try to keep it fresh. Some new variations on old styles. These look awesome in size UK13E.
     


  6. venividivicibj

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  7. niklasnordin

    niklasnordin Senior member

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    Just a reminder for the MTO that I will be placing in 2 weeks that I hope I can get 6 people to join...


    I'm going to do an MTO for a pair of G&G through skoaktiebolaget.

    Since Im not in a great hurry I thought I would check here first so see if someone else might be
    interested in joining me.
    However, since I dont want to wait forever either I will put a final date for the whole thing,
    which will be friday november 22nd.

    if we dont get 6 people by that time and you dont want to proceed with purchasing the shoes with the added MTO cost,
    that is fine I will go ahead and order them anyway :)
    So if you are interested in joining in, please contact me.

    the specs will be these, but if someone has a better idea, im still open for suggestions.

    Gaziano & Girling Arran
    Not sure if its Oak hatch grain or if its brown hatch grain, cause I think its a tad lighter than oak
    anyway, its the shoes below and I saw that Nick from from bespoke england had used it.
    Last: MH71
    Width: E
    Sole: Wensum (or Dainite if a majority prefer this)
    Details: Black stitching/lining/lacing with only 2 eyelets instead of the normal 3.
    price: Gabriel/Patrik help please.
    Price for this mode as a Group MTO is 7900 SEK (6320 ex VAT)
    Price for this model as a MTO is 9300 SEK (7440 ex VAT)

    So the shoe/last will look like this.

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    But the coloring will/should be very similar to this
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    http://www.styleforum.net/g/i/515395/a/337981/gaziano-girling-appreciation-shoo-porn-theard/


    Still not 100% sure that these all of these details are possible, but G&G are usually pretty flexible,
    so I hope there wont be any problems.
    I also dont know the price for these, but Gabriel or Patrik might help me here :)

    I imagine it will look something like this
    http://www.styleforum.net/t/338047/...official-affiliate-thread/660_10#post_6633563
    but with black details

    To get an idea for what the difference will be between black and brown stitching/lacing
    2 very similar dark oak EG dovers are shown below.
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  9. stevent

    stevent Senior member

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    ^^^ is the promotional pricing the price listed? Or do we put in a code?
     


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    The promo price is the price listed.
     


  11. JubeiSpiegel

    JubeiSpiegel Senior member

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    Them Hoves... :drool:
     
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    Will you hate me if I told you I have a pair probably being clicked at this point. :)
     


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    I envy you, good sir. What's the make-up?
     


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    I'm seeing the same prices I've always seen for the Wigmores...has the promo been running for quite a while?
     


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    What he's saying is that $9xx is not the normal price - they lowered the price from the start of the offering as an introductory thing, but it's about to run out

    It's a good reduction against what other NA retailers are charging
     
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